First Published in 1977. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor a Francis, an informa company.There were neither planing, slotting, nor shaping machines; and, with the exception of very imperfect lathes ... a#39;nearly every part of a machine had to be made and finished . . . by mere manual labour; that is, on the dexterity of the hand of the workman, and the correctness ... brilliant engineers, led by Bramah, Maudslay, and Clement, all of London, which was at first pre-eminent in mechanical engineering.
|Author||:||Kenneth A. Tucker|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-12-19|